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Lost Chihuahua

Morgan Hill Burglar Steals Family’s Christmas Presents, Dog

A Morgan Hill family faced a Grinch-like shock the week before Christmas when they came home to find that all of their wrapped gifts and their beloved Chihuahua, Sharky, were gone.


Charges Refiled In SF Haight Shooting Over Chihuahua

Prosecutors Wednesday said they were refiling an attempted murder charge against an employee at a market on San Francisco’s Haight Street accused of shooting a customer in the back during a dispute over a Chihuahua in February, after a judge dismissed the charge earlier this month.

CBS San Francisco–08/17/2011


South SF Dognapper Won’t Face Charges For Stealing Lost Pet

A South San Francisco man who forcibly took a woman’s dog from her arms last week will not be prosecuted because the dog had actually belonged to him at one point, a deputy district attorney said Thursday.

CBS San Francisco–06/23/2011


Dognapper Arrested After Returning South San Francisco Pooch

A South San Francisco dognapping that occurred Friday morning appears to have been a case of mistaken identity, a police sergeant said this morning.

CBS San Francisco–06/20/2011

Chihuahua puppy

Gilroy Man Could Face Life In Prison For Killing Puppy

A registered sex offender from Gilroy, accused of killing a Chihuahua puppy, could spend the rest of his life in prison, under California’s “three strikes” law.


Long Coated Chihuahua

Animal Update: The Mighty Chihuahua

KCBS’ Jeff Bell talks to Dr. Jack Aldridge, Director of Veterinary Services at The San Francisco SPCA, about this popular pet.


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Small Dogs Packing Silicon Valley Shelters; Adoption Urged

Animal shelters in Silicon Valley are overflowing with small dogs officials are imploring would-be pet owners to give serious consideration to adoption over buying a dog from a breeder.


A chihuahua dog. (Chris Weeks/Getty Images)

New ‘Operation Chihuahua’ Flies From SFO To New York

Another dozen Chihuahuas from San Francisco headed to New York City aboard a Virgin America flight.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–03/01/2011

An officer stands outside the shooting scene on Haight and Masonic in San Francisco. (CBS)

SF Clerk Pleads Not Guilty To Chihuahua Dispute Shooting

An employee at a market in San Francisco’s Haight-Ashbury neighborhood pleaded not guilty Wednesday morning to charges that he shot a customer after an argument over a dog last week.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–02/16/2011

An officer stands outside the shooting scene on Haight and Masonic in San Francisco. (CBS)

Customer Shot By Haight Store Owner In Dispute Over Chihuahua

The owner of a corner market in San Francisco’s Haight Ashbury neighborhood shot and critically wounded a customer Tuesday, apparently in a dispute about the customer bringing his Chihuahua into the store, police and witnesses said.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–02/09/2011



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